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Maidu Religion

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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
Religions >> Asatru

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Summary: Mountain and Valley Peoples
Shamans, or religious leaders, often led ceremonies. The Maidu held ceremonies to honor the god. World Maker.
The California Collection of I. G. Voznesensky and the Problems of
1926 Miwok Cults. University of California Publi- cations in American Archaeology and Eth- nology 18(3): 391-408. 1927 Southern Maidu Religious Ceremonies.
Religion of the Indians of California: Title Page
Jan 24, 2004 their adult life. Among the Maidu of the Sacramento valley instruction both in the myths p. 337.
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Apr 26, 2010 Thank you for meeting today with Tsi-Akim Maidu tribal Chairman, Don their desire to preserve their heritage, culture, language and religion.
California Indian Food and Culture
Maidu liked to eat grasshoppers that were dried or roasted. The Wintu usually boiled and dried grasshoppers. The.

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Maidu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kuksu (religion) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maidu Legends (Folklore, Myths, and Traditional Indian Stories)
Index of Maidu Indian legends, folktales, and mythology. Important Maidu Mythological Figures.
Facts about Maidu: religion, as discussed in California Indian
Maidu Culture
The following discussion of Maidu culture is paraphrased from A.L. Kroeber.

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